Stocks hold mixed on Thursday afternoon as Bristol-Myers Squibb and Celgene push health care higher, while defensive names slip on a spike in Treasury yields.
Shares of Ford Motor are down Thursday after posting results which beat expectations but pretty much every key metric was down from a year ago.
The No. 2 U.S. automaker books $600 million as the potential cost of a September recall for faulty door latches.
Stocks fluctuate by late Thursday morning as a rally in Twitter shares fades.